Archive for the 'Awards' Category

Video: Drake – Hold On, We’re Going Home + Started From The Bottom (Live @ 2013 MTV VMAs)

Sunday, August 25th, 2013

Nothing Was The Same will be in stores September 24th.

Props once again to Yardie for the rip.

Previously: Drake – Nothing Was The Same (Artwork)

Video: Nicki Minaj Opens the 2011 AMAs

Sunday, November 20th, 2011

Joined by David Guetta for “Turn Me On” and then “Super Bass”.

Props: Yardie

Video: Drake Honors Boi-1da & Noah “40″ Shebib @ 2011 ASCAP Awards

Saturday, June 25th, 2011

Drake presents his Thank Me Later producers with the Songwriters of the Year award at last night’s ceremony for ASCAP’s 24th annual Rhythm & Soul Music Awards in Beverly Hills.

After the jump, Dr. Dre presents Diddy with the Founders Award, which Eminem had presented to him the year before.

Props: Rap-Up, pic via Mr. Morgan.

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Video: The 53rd Annual Grammy Awards (Live)

Sunday, February 13th, 2011

The Grammy’s treated rap like their red-headed stepchild this year. For performances, above Eminem performs both “Love The Way You Lie” with Rihanna and brings out Dr. Dre & Skylar Grey for the Detox single “I Need A Doctor”. After the jump, there’s Cee Lo’s performance with Gwyneth Paltrow, B.o.B with Bruno Mars & Janelle Monae and Drake does “What’s My Name” with Rihanna.

Big props to Yardie for all the rips.

Cee Lo ft. Gwyneth Paltrow – Fuck You

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2011 Grammy Nominees

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010

The 53rd Grammy Awards will be held on Feburary 13, 2011.

The eligibility period was Sept. 1, 2009 – Sept. 30, 2010.

Album Of The Year
Recovery – Eminem
Need You Now – Lady Antebellum
The Fame Monster – Lady Gaga
Teenage Dream – Katy Perry
The Suburbs – Arcade Fire

Record Of The Year
Empire State Of Mind – Jay-Z & Alicia Keys
Love The Way You Lie – Eminem & Rihanna
Fuck You – Cee-Lo Green
B.o.B & Bruno Mars – Nothin’ On You
Need You Now – Lady Antebellum

Best Rap Album
The Blueprint 3 – Jay-Z
Thank Me Later – Drake
Recovery – Eminem
How I Got Over – The Roots
The Adventures Of Bobby Ray – B.o.B

Best Rap Song
Empire State Of Mind – Jay-Z & Alicia Keys
On To The Next One — Jay-Z & Swizz Beatz
Love The Way You Lie – Eminem & Rihanna
Not Afraid – Eminem
Nothin’ On You – B.o.B & Bruno Mars

Best Rap Solo Performance
Over – Drake
Not Afraid – Eminem
How Low – Ludacris
I’m Back – T.I.
Power – Kanye West

Best New Artist
Justin Bieber
Drake
Florence + The Machine
Mumford & Sons
Esperanza Spalding

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Video: Steve Stoute’s “Innovator of the Year” Acceptance Speech @ the 2010 ADCOLOR Awards

Monday, November 8th, 2010

General Steve Stoute accepts the award for Innovator of the Year last night at the 2010 ADCOLOR Awards in Miami.

The ADCOLOR Awards are:

The ADCOLOR Awards is an non-profit initiative launched by the ADCOLOR Industry Coalition – a collective formed in 2005 that serves to promote increased diversity in the advertising, marketing and media industries. The also aim to inspire current and future communications professionals of color by celebrating the accomplishments of diverse role models and industry leaders.

Queen Latifah accepts the “All-Star” award after the jump.

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Video: The 2010 BET Hip Hop Awards

Tuesday, October 12th, 2010

Taped a few weeks ago, BET aired the 2010 Hip Hop Awards tonight. Above is the the G.O.O.D Music cypher that featured Kanye West, Pusha T, Big Sean, CyHi Da Prynce and Common, and below you’ll find the audio rip to accompany it.

MP3: G.O.O.D Music – 2010 BET Hip Hop Awards Cypher | Mediafire

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Everything else is after the jump. Big props to Yardie for all the rips.

Previously: 2010 BET Hip-Hop Awards Cypher w/ Vado, Ray Chesta, Fonzworth Bentley, Laws, Reema Major, Nick Javas (Video)

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Video: Eminem & Nicki Minaj’s Road To The VMAs

Tuesday, September 7th, 2010

The extended version of Eminem and Nicki’s promo clips for the VMAs, which airs on September 12th on MTV.

Previously: Drake’s Frank Sinatra 2010 MTV VMA Promo Clip (Video)

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Video: MTV2′s Sucker Free Summit

Sunday, July 25th, 2010

MTV’s first-ever Sucker Free Summit with panelists Fat Joe, Bun B, Miss Info, Elliott Wilson, DJ Drama, Ron Artest, and Vibe EIC Jermaine Hall.

The Sucker Free crown winners (see the winners list here) were determined with votes from 50 other tastemakers like Angela Yee, Funkmaster Flex, Uncle Ralph, Green Lantern, Cipha Sounds, Peter Rosenberg, Noah Callahan-Bever, Datwon Thomas, Chuck Creekmur, Eric & Jeff Rosenthal of ItsTheReal, Clinton Sparks, Don Cannon, Greg Street, Michael “5000″ Watts, Julia Beverly, and more.

Video: The 2010 BET Awards

Sunday, June 27th, 2010

Kanye West’s show-opening performance of “Power,” off his album that Big Sean says is coming out on September 14th (and is still calling Good Ass Job.)

Hit the jump for B.o.B’s performance with Eminem, Diddy doing Hello Good Morning with Rick Ross, Nicki Minaj, and T.I. plus Drake bringing out Young Jeezy to do a “Lose My Mind” remix verse.

B.o.B feat. Keyshia Cole & Eminem – Airplanes Pt. 2 + Not Afraid
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